|| At the adjournment of the annual meeting, present
the freeholders and other inhabitants, qualified to vote in Town affairs,
May 4 1789. -- Daniel Cony Esq. Moderator
||Voted & chose the following Town officers.
James Hinkely & Abisha Cowan Tything men.
Nathaniel Hearsey & Simeon Payne, Wardens.
Jeremiah Badcock & Beriah Ingraham. Fish Committee
||to excuse Charles Vaughan Esq. as a Surveyor of highways,
& chose Maj Lazaru Goodwin in his Room.
to Dismiss Jeremiah Hall as a Surveyor of Highwayes
& chose maj. Samuel Dutton in his room.
||Voted and choos a Committ to look out a lot for a Miniseril lot.
|Joseph North Esq.
|| A Committee for
| James Page
| Ephm. Ballard
||Voted to dismiss the 6th act in the Warrant,
also the 7 and 8 act.
||Voted to accept the Rode from the North East Corner
of James Page's land to the southerly line of Major Samuel Dutton's farm,
agreeable to the minutes of the Selectmen, which are as Follows beginning
at the road that leads from the meeting-house to Benjamin Follets at or
near the North East corner of James Page land then to run northerly by market
trees on the easterly side of the road, and to go in general in the road
where it is cleared out & bridged & now travelled about two miles,
'till it comes to the southesterly line of Maj. Samuel Dutton Farm said
road to be four rods wide. Maj. Samuel Dutton and & Mr. James Page agree
with the Town, to indemnify theInhabitants of the town of Hallowell from
all fines that may arise by said road not being cleared out for one year
from the accepting said road --
||Voted that the Town Treasurer shall give notes to
any Persons, who the Town may at any time owe with Interest, the Selectmen
Certifying the propriety thereof.